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The New England Kitchen of the Brooklyn Sanitary Fair, 1864. Lithograph of room in former Brooklyn Academy of Music Building on Montague Street or the adjacent building where the Women’s Relief Society held a sanitary fair 1864 to benefit the Union war effort.

Published by A. Brown & Co., NY, Brooklyn Sanitary Fair, 1864, chromolithograph, 15 ¾ x 17 13/16 in., American Decorative Arts Purchase Fund, 1999.23.1

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